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Wednesday, April 22, 2020
Peru – United Way of Miami County is pleased to announce that it has been approved to receive a $225,000 COVID-19 Economic Relief Initiative Grant, made possible through a partnership between Lilly Endowment, Inc. and Indiana United Ways, the state professional association of which United Way of…
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
United Way of Miami County Press Release Coronavirus (COVID-19) March 18, 2020 Thank you to everyone who has reached out to United Way. We’re actively working with our community partners to publicize all current COVID-19 updates to our citizens in Miami County. We are collaborating with our schools…
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
United Way of Miami County is having an essay contest to help kick-off our 2019 Fall Campaign. Each Grade Level: The overall prize is a $100 gift certificate from Miami County Chamber of Commerce 1st prize is a $10 gift card and a large pizza from Casey’s General Store 2nd prize is a $10 gift card…
Tuesday, October 8, 2019
The Community of Character Scholarship is open to any graduating student from Maconaquah High School, North Miami High School, and Peru High School who plans to enroll in and attend a post-secondary program. October 10 – January 31, 2020
Friday, December 15, 2017
By stopping at any one of these local businesses you can help support our local businesses. Together, united we can inspire hope and create opportunities for a better tomorrow. Thank you for supporting Miami County local businesses.  Support Downtown, United Way in one trip United Way of Miami…
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Youth Employment Workshop planned for June 6 Get connected. Gain skills. Get hired.   BY ANTHONY LOMBARDI Peru Tribune   Those are the goals Miami County Works hopes to accomplish at the organization’s first youth employment workshop on June 6. “It educates and empowers the youth…
Friday, May 12, 2017
Free bike program helps Peru's neediest By: Anthony Lombardi  Date:05/11/2017  If it wasn't for her bicycle, Dusty Bingle wouldn’t have her own means of getting around Peru. Luckily, she was able to find her ride, a tan beach cruiser, through Life Cycle – an effort initiated by the System of Care…
Monday, May 1, 2017
            Bryan Maggart, Peru, was named "Volunteer of the Year" by United Way of Miami County at the 2017 United Way and Funds Volunteer of the Year Awards Banquet held April 13, 2017 at the Indianapolis Marriott North, Indianapolis, IN             United Way volunteers give their time, talent,…